glibc 2.3 pthread patch
ovehk at ping.uio.no
Sun Oct 20 17:38:53 CDT 2002
On 20 Oct 2002, Alexandre Julliard wrote:
> Ove Kaaven <ovehk at ping.uio.no> writes:
> > Now that glibc 2.3 is available for those bleeding-edge folks on debian
> > unstable, it seems that Wines compiled on 2.2 won't run on 2.3 systems.
> > The glibc folks did warn us about this a while ago though, so here's a
> > patch that implements their suggestion for making wine compatible with as
> > many glibc versions as possible. Perhaps Alexandre wants to use his
> > WINE_GET_SONAME stuff to detect the name of the libc at configure time
> > instead of at runtime like I do, though.
> Funny, I was working on the same thing right now... But do you really
> need to fetch the real libc handle? It seems to me RTLD_NEXT should
> be enough.
I'm not sure, what happens if opengl32.dll.so or d3d8.dll.so links against
a libGL.so that links against libpthread.so that overrides fork() ? Would
RTLD_NEXT then not go to the pthread fork() ? Or perhaps, it seems, you
grab the entry point before those dlls are loaded. Hmm.
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